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New opportunity might send Marcos Ambrose back to Australia

Despite having two career wins in the Sprint Cup Series ? both on road courses ? Marcos Ambrose might be headed back to Australia at the end of the season.Dick Johnson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-30/new-opportunity-might-send
Changes to the NASCAR schedule might not happen

...track promoters about reshaping the 2015 Sprint Cup Series schedule.Now it seems there...off weekend before the Chase (for the Sprint Cup championship) starts just to leave...both races in 2015.Tony Stewart wants a Sprint Cup dirt race at his Eldora Speedway in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-30/changes-nascar-schedule-mi
Cal Storm rallies over Tree of Hope to win Nike Nationals Elite Youth Basketball League championship

...in the Nike Nationals Elite Youth Basketball League championship at Riverview Park."I told them it's a marathon, not a sprint," Quintero said. "My opinion was they'd wear down if we continued our pace. I just felt like if we showed the other team...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-07-30/cal-storm-rallies-win
Panthers' Jonathan Stewart is not worried about latest injury

...The six-year NFL veteran is expected to miss about two weeks of training camp after pulling his hamstring while running sprints earlier this month."It's definitely frustrating, but it's nothing that I'm really too concerned about considering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-07-26/panthers-jonathan-stewart-not
Usain Bolt healthy, ready to run at Commonwealth Games

...of attention paid to him demonstrated just how important the sprint star's participation is to the Commonwealth Games.The Jamaican...this appearance in doubt.Despite skipping the individual sprints, Bolt insists he will honor a commitment to enter the relay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-26/usain-bolt-healthy-r
NASCAR suspends Denny Hamlin's crew chief six races

...season when he would be putting the finishing touches on preparations for NASCAR's title-deciding, 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. Grubb and Sherrill are not eligible to return until the Chase opener Sept. 14 at Chicago.JGR said in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-29/nascar-suspends-denny-haml
Overtime

...back-to-backBrad Keselowski will run in this week's NASCAR Nationwide race in Iowa on Saturday, just a day before the Sprint Cup event at Pocono.Keselowski will make his seventh start in NASCAR's second-tier series this season.Keselowski, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-28/overtime
Some big names haven't made the Sprint Cup Championship yet

Eleven spots are filled for the upcoming Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.That leaves just five openings ? and only...remaining to get one of the guaranteed entries. For Aric Almirola, Sprint Cup's newest winner, things couldn't be better. His rain-shortened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-09/some-big-names-havent-made
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

...in a bunch behind Marcel Kittel, who won the 21st stage in a sprint finish.Nibali's victory comes after the pre-race favorites...1 when British rival Mark Cavendish crashed out in the final sprint.Nibali won four stages - a feat not equaled by a Tour winner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-27/italys-vincenzo-niba
Jeff Gordon on track for fifth title

...Gordon is on track to collect that elusive fifth title.The Sprint Cup points leader won Sunday's Brickyard 400, a race that...It's going take everything Gordon has to win this Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, the first under a winner-take-all, elimination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-28/jeff-gordon-track-fifth-ti